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Laster Orthodontics Blog

It is our goal to provide each and every patient the best possible orthodontic care and customer service we can. We want you to enjoy your orthodontic treatment journey from the moment you walk through our front doors. We've developed this blog as a resource for our future and existing patients to learn about orthodontics, our practice, and to get the best advice on developing and maintaining their perfect smile.

15 Mar 2020

Clear Aligners from a Traditional Orthodontist

Do you want to straighten your teeth but aren’t fond of having a mouth full of metal, not eating certain foods for up to two years and having to spend 15 to 20 minutes cleaning around brackets and wir...  read on

14 Of The Best Clear Aligner Hacks

Do you want to straighten your teeth invisibly while reducing costs and treatment time? The Laster Perfect Smile System may be a great option for you. These teeth straightening aligners are designed t...  read on

18 Feb 2020

What Are Perfect Teeth Supposed to Look Like?

You know you want a gorgeous smile and perfect teeth, but what do perfect teeth really look like? Maybe you’ve been sent to an orthodontist because your dentist said your bite is off. But what does th...  read on

05 Feb 2020

Aligners or Braces for Crossbite?

Like many other bite-related problems, a crossbite is common and can be easily treated in patients of any age. Beyond leaving you feeling uncomfortable with the look of your smile, a crossbite may als...  read on

Can Clear Aligners Fix an Overbite?

Do you have an overbite that is affecting your appearance, your speech and your ability to properly chew food? At Laster Orthodontics, Dr. Laster, provides affordable treatment options for preteens, t...  read on

Braces or Aligners for Perfect Teeth Alignment?

Are you trying to decide the best way to straighten your teeth? For many adults and teens, the answer is aligners, but it can depend on the severity of your teeth alignment problems. Dr. Laster, has p...  read on

How To Fix Crowded Teeth Without Braces

Overcrowding of the teeth is a condition that can cause tooth misalignment, bite problems, digestive problems, mouth pain and other issues. Tooth overcrowding can sometimes be fixed with braces, but t...  read on

What To Do If Your Teeth Are Shifting After Braces

Braces effectively move teeth into proper alignment, but teeth don’t necessarily stay where they’re put when braces come off. Most people’s teeth continue to shift over the course of their lifetime, a...  read on

Candid Company Clear Aligners vs Laster Perfect Smile Aligners

Recent advancements in orthodontic treatments have given people who suffer from crowded, crooked, spaced-out or otherwise not-even teeth an alternative to traditional braces. Aligners are another way ...  read on

05 Nov 2019

Tips and Tricks for Flossing with Braces

You might think that it’s not possible to live your best life with braces. After all, there are foods you need to avoid, soreness you might have to deal with, and then you also have to figure out how ...  read on